CHICAGO (WLS) -- One woman was killed and a man seriously injured after a crash on Lake Shore Drive Saturday morning and police said it could be a case of road rage.
The crash occurred in the northbound lanes of Lake Shore Drive near 39th Street at about 2:14 a.m., police said. A 24-year-old woman behind the wheel of a gray sedan died at the scene and a 27-year-old man who was her passenger was transported to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in serious condition.
Police said the crash was possibly related to road rage, saying someone inside a red Honda got into an altercation with the driver or passenger of the gray sedan. The sedan swerved off Lake Shore Drive northbound near 39th Street, smashing into a pole and splitting in two pieces.
Witnesses said the driver of the red Honda took off and now police are looking for the car.
Road rage suspected in fatal Lake Shore Drive crash, police say
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